National Jeweler Network



Gold price forecast to decline in 2015

Analysts predict that the strengthening U.S. dollar and increase in interest rates will drive a drop in the metal’s per-ounce price this year.  


Designer debuts instructional DVDs on custom design

Rémy Rotenier has released two DVDs, priced at $175 each, to teach jewelers and help them bolster the custom part of their business.  


Frederick Goldman hires former Tiffany executive

Frederick Goldman has announced the appointment of Mike Floskis as vice president finance and controller, effective immediately. 


Silver brand Thistle & Bee opens first store

Known for making high-quality, fashion-forward silver jewelry, the brand now has a flagship shop on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. 


1 in 5 to buy jewelry this Valentine’s Day

More than 20 percent of shoppers plan on purchasing jewelry this Valentine’s Day, spending a total of $4.8 billion on the category, the National Retail Federation said.  


Trendvision defines the 4 types of consumers

Creative Director Paolo De Luca breaks down the characteristics, favorite blogs and fitting design motifs for the consumers of today. 


Need resolution motivation? Jewelers Mutual can help

Knowing how hard it can be to stick to a New Year’s resolution, Jewelers Mutual is partnering with the Stacked New York brand for a sweepstakes to provide a little inspiration this year. 


What you might have missed

A roundup from a panel discussion at the JA New York Winter show regarding how jewelers can adapt to the changing bridal landscape was the top story on last week. 


New MJSA tool connects members with retailers

MJSA has debuted a new benefit for its members, called Retail Link, to help them promote their latest designs and finished jewelry to a network of retail customers.